Posted in Chit chat by Jan Leenders on January 18, 2009

You might remember I sponsored the Brussel Girl Geek Dinner #8 with a commissioned artwork. Sigrid won it. Her painting was already finished quite a while ago, but it wasn’t easy to find a date to arrange the delivery. Until today. May I introduce to you, “Kiddo”:


Title: Kiddo
Artist: Jan Leenders
Mixed media on canvas, 100 x 100 cm, 2008

Some detail shots:

Detail of the stitched Humphrey Bogart:

Detail of "Kiddo"

Humphrey, even closer. Yes, that’s thread through canvas:

Detail of "Kiddo"

Detail of the glasses:

Detail of "Kiddo"

Detail of the text:

Detail of "Kiddo"

And I think Sigrid is quite happy with it too.

You can take a look at the making of here.


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  1. Sigrid said, on January 18, 2009 at 9:14 pm

    It s perfect and already very special to me! Thank you so much!

  2. […] edition”), Sigrid Dufraimont won a commissioned artwork by Jan Leenders. The painting (”Kiddo“) was finished a while ago, but last week Jan and Sigrid finally met to hand over the […]

  3. Imke Dielen said, on January 23, 2009 at 11:27 am

    wonderful! :)

  4. Twit2art said, on March 24, 2010 at 2:34 pm

    Nice to know @rrradiogirrrl still likes her painting:

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